Pregnancy, Birth & Parenting

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Mum-To-Be Hoping For A Dolphin Assisted Birth

Mum-To-Be Hoping For A Dolphin Assisted Birth

Would you give birth among dolphins? One expectant couple are set on it - they plan to give birth in Hawaii with dolphins as their midwives. Find out more. Read More

Canadian Mother Breastfeeds Her Sick Sister’s Baby

Canadian Mother Breastfeeds Her Sick Sister's Baby

Would you breastfeed another person's baby? What if the mother was too sick to breastfeed - and she was your sister? A heartwarming story of two sisters. Read More


Reading To Your Kids Impacts Brain Function, Study Finds

Reading To Your Kids Impacts Brain Function, Study Finds

We already know reading to children is a great idea, but recent research has backed up just how important it is. Find out what the latest study has to say. Read More


10 Things I Don’t Have Time For As A Mother

10 Things I Don't Have Time For As A Mother

Motherhood is chaotic at times. For the rest, it's hard to remember what you did or didn't do! Here are 10 things one mama doesn't have time for any more. Read More

Batdad: Have You Discovered His Awesomeness Yet? [VIDEO]

Batdad: Have You Discovered His Awesomeness Yet? [VIDEO]

Have you met Batdad yet? If you haven't, you need to! See this hilarious video, as Batdad goes into battle with everyday family life. Holy smokes, Batman! Read More


Hemorrhoids – Treatment and Causes During Pregnancy

Hemorrhoids - Treatment and Causes During Pregnancy

Hemorrhoids (piles) can appear during pregnancy, even if you have never had them before. Find out more about hemorrhoids treatments and causes. Read More


10 Things You Need To Make Peace With When You Have A Toddler

10 Things You Need To Make Peace With When You Have A Toddler

So, you have a toddler (or one on the way). We need to tell you a few hard truths: there are some things you're going to have to make peace with. Read More

Why We’re Jealous Of New Zealand’s Maternity Care System

Why We're Jealous Of New Zealand's Maternity Care System

The New Zealand maternity system is the envy of many countries. Find out why we love New Zealand's maternity system and what it offers women and families. Read More